MGT 401 Entire Class Individual and Team Assignments ,DQs
MGT 401 Week 1 Individual Assignment – Strategic Management Process Paper
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper explaining steps of the strategic management process as it applies to your business or one you would like to start.
MGT 401 Week 2 Team Assignment – Business Model Comparison
- Identify an industry with which you are familiar, then choose two businesses in that industry.
- Identify the business model and forms of ownership for each business, then complete the Comparison of Businesses Matrix.
- Write a 700- to 1050-word paper in which the team evaluates and compares different components of each business’s model after completing each matrix.
- Describe benefits associated with each business by evaluating how they built a sustainable competitive advantage.
Explain advantages and disadvantages of each business’s ownership
MGT 401 Week 3 Individual Assignment – Business Plan Evaluation
- Evaluate the business plan submitted by an entrepreneur for investment and decide if you will invest in the business.
- Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following:
- Evaluate the plan’s overall writing.
- Conduct a feasibility analysis of the idea presented in the plan.
- Identify competencies the entrepreneur must have to be successful in building the business.
- Make a recommendation if you plan to invest in the business.
MGT 401 Week 4 Team Assignment – Strategic Marketing Plan
- Discuss some ideas for a hypothetical e-commerce business. Each team member must suggest at least two different ideas.
- Decide on one member’s idea.
- Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you explain the process your team may use to build a strategic marketing plan for the business.
- Describe various pricing strategies appropriate for your business.
- Assess pros and cons of each strategy.
- Select one pricing strategy for your business.
- Reference the Intelichild.com business plan for an example.
- Format your paper according to APA standards.
Submit your Strategic Marketing Plan to the facilitator.
MGT 401 Week 5 Individual Assignment – Future Growth Paper
- Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you use the business from your Strategic Marketing Plan.
- Assess optional strategies you may use when the business goes global.
- Describe strategies you would use to build a management team to ensure the business’s growth.
- Identify possible challenges you would face when managing a growing business and possible strategies to overcome the challenges.
MGT 401 Week 5 Team Assignment – Financial Plan
- Discuss some possible ideas for a service business. Each team member must suggest at least two different ideas.
- Decide on one member’s idea.
- Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you describe the process your team could use to prepare a basic financial plan for the business.
- Identify cash flow management strategies that may be used in your business.
- Explain why these strategies are best.
- Evaluate different sources of funding for your business and select one.
- Discuss why this source is most feasible.
- Refer to the Adorable Pet Photo business plan for an example.
- Submit your Financial Plan to the facilitator.
MGT 401 Week 1,2 DQs 1and 2 Included
MGT 401 Week 3,4 and 5 DQs 1 , 2 and 3 Included